2019 Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs Analysis

UndergraduateGraduatePer Credit HourEarning After Graduation
For academic year 2018-2019, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is $8,987 for North Carolina residents and $35,170 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate 2019-2020 estimated tuition & fees is $8,969 for North Carolina residents and $35,762 for out-of-state students. The 2019 undergraduate tuition has been decreased by -0.20% for North Carolina residents and increased by 1.68% for out-of-state rates from the previous year.The Living costs decreased by 7.25% from the previous year for both on-campus and off-campus stay. The in-state undergraduate tuition and fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are lower than the average amount ($11,608) and the out-of-state undergraduate tuition and fees are little bit higher than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($30,980 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).
2018-2019 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2017-2018$9,005 $34,588$14,960
2018-2019$8,987$35,170$13,876
Change % 2018-2019-0.20%1.68%-7.25%
2019-2020$8,969$35,762$12,871
***The estimated 2019-2020 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.
For Graduate School, in-state tuition and fees are $12,212 and out-of-state tuition and fees are $29,423 for academic year 2018-2019. The graduate 2019-2020 estimated tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is $12,502 for North Carolina residents and $29,709 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition has been risen by 2.37% for North Carolina residents and increased by 0.97% for out-of-state rates from the previous year. The in-state graduate tuition and fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are around the average amount ($13,393) and the out-of-state graduate tuition and fees are little bit higher than the average amount of similar schools' tuition ($27,707 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).
2018-2019 Graduate Tuition & Fees
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateOn Campus Room & Board, Other Expenses
2017-2018$11,929 $29,140$14,960
2018-2019$12,212$29,423$13,876
Change % 2018-20192.37%0.97%-7.25%
2019-2020$12,502$29,709$12,871
***The estimated 2019-2020 costs are based on the costs change rate of last year.
Below table describes the cost per credit hour for part-time students and full-time students who take additional courses more than regular credit hours at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Per Credit Hour Charge (2018-2019)
YearIn-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate2017-2018$266$1,247
2018-2019$237$1,122
2019-2020$211$1,010
Graduate2017-2018$552$1,509
2018-2019$502$1,346
2019-2020$457$1,201
Next table summarizes the average earning by years after graduation for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill graduates. After 6 years of graduation, the mean earning is $49,900 and, after 10 years of graduation, the mean earning is $68,800 for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill graduates.
Mean Earning After Graduation By Time
TotalMaleFemale
6 Years After Graduation$49,900$57,100$45,100
7 Years After Graduation$54,900--
8 Years After Graduation$60,800--
9 Years After Graduation$58,900--
10 Years After Graduation$68,800$75,600$64,500

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 4 Years Tuition

Tuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Based on 4-years changes on tuition & fees, we estimate 4 year tuition at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for future and perspective students . For the students who admit in Fall 2019, the estimated 4 year tuition is $36,949 for North Carolina residents and $144,463 for out-of-state students. Since the tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy. The estimation excludes the book, supplies, and living costs and before receiving any financial aid. See the other tabs for estimating 4 year total costs of attendance and after financial aid. Next table shows the 4 year tuition & fees estimation for next 5 admission years at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
4 Years Tuition & Fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2023 (Admission Fall 2019)In-State$9,086$9,186$9,287$9,390$36,949
Out-of-State$35,544$35,922$36,305$36,691$144,463
Class of 2024 (Admission Fall 2020)In-State$9,186$9,287$9,390$9,493$37,356
Out-of-State$35,922$36,305$36,691$37,082$146,000
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$9,287$9,390$9,493$9,598$37,768
Out-of-State$36,305$36,691$37,082$37,476$147,553
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$9,390$9,493$9,598$9,703$38,184
Out-of-State$36,691$37,082$37,476$37,875$149,124
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$9,493$9,598$9,703$9,810$38,604
Out-of-State$37,082$37,476$37,875$38,278$150,710
Below table shows the 4 year estimation of total costs of attendance (COA) at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. It includes the tuition & fees, books & supplies costs, room & board charges, and other living expenses. For the students who admit in Fall 2019, the estimated 4 year COA is $94,069 for North Carolina residents and $201,583 for out-of-state students. Since the tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy. Next table shows the 4 year COA estimation for next 5 admission years at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
4 years COA at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2023 (Admission Fall 2019)In-State$23,677$23,560$23,553$23,548$94,069
Out-of-State$50,135$50,296$50,477$50,675$201,583
Class of 2024 (Admission Fall 2020)In-State$23,560$23,460$23,454$23,451$93,692
Out-of-State$50,296$50,477$50,675$50,888$202,336
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$23,460$23,373$23,370$23,369$93,369
Out-of-State$50,477$50,675$50,888$51,115$203,155
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$23,373$23,299$23,298$23,299$93,094
Out-of-State$50,675$50,888$51,115$51,356$204,034
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$23,299$23,237$23,238$23,241$92,861
Out-of-State$50,888$51,115$51,356$51,608$204,967
Last year, 10,043 students ( 53.24% of enrolled undergraduate students) received the grant or scholarship aid. It includes any financial aid from federal government, state, local, institute, and other sources known by the institution. It excludes the federal/private student loans. After receiving the financial aid, the net price for 4 year is $25,949 for North Carolina residents and $133,463 for out-of-state students. Since the tuition & fees at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have risen very slightly (very lower than national average) over the last 4 years, the actual costs may differ from the estimation based on the school or University system's new tuition policy. Next table shows the 4 year COA estimation with financial aid for next 5 admission years at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
4 years COA with Financial Aid at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
ResidencyFreshmenSophomoreJuniorSenior4 Years Total
Class of 2023 (Admission Fall 2019)In-State$6,647$6,530$22,836$6,518$25,949
Out-of-State$33,105$33,266$33,447$33,645$133,463
Class of 2024 (Admission Fall 2020)In-State$6,530$6,430$22,831$6,421$25,572
Out-of-State$33,266$33,447$33,645$33,858$134,216
Class of 2025 (Admission Fall 2021)In-State$6,430$6,343$22,828$6,339$25,249
Out-of-State$33,447$33,645$33,858$34,085$135,035
Class of 2026 (Admission Fall 2022)In-State$6,343$6,269$22,827$6,269$24,974
Out-of-State$33,645$33,858$34,085$34,326$135,914
Class of 2027 (Admission Fall 2023)In-State$6,269$6,207$22,827$6,211$24,741
Out-of-State$33,858$34,085$34,326$34,578$136,847

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2019 Costs of Attendance
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition and FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs Tuition & FeesBook & SuppliesLiving Costs
Undergraduate$8,987$948$13,876$35,170$948 $13,876
Graduate$12,212 $948$13,876$29,423 $948$13,876